David Trafford-Roberts


David joined Impax in February 2007 and oversees the New Energy Investors Fund (NEF) investment team's relations with project lenders.

Previously head of project finance at IXIS Corporate and Investment Bank (London branch), David has over 18 years’ experience as an adviser or funder to limited recourse project companies and acted as adviser and arranger of the North East Lincolnshire energy-from-waste project in 2006.  He also served as investment officer of the Asian Mezzanine Infrastructure fund based in Singapore between 1997 and 2000, where he structured the mezzanine funding for the Theun Hinboun hydropower project.

He previously worked in the successful private equity team which is now Doughty Hanson.

David is bilingual in French and English and holds a BSc in Engineering from Reading University.